Stories of Leaders and Followers

Shelton, Ken
April 2008
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Apr2008, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p2
The author reflects on the stories generated by and about leaders that is reportedly done in order to make them appear bigger than life. He notes that the size of the image, position and organization correlates with leadership because size impresses and inspires awe. However, the real person behind the leader is declared to be more impressive than the image. The author also recognizes and respects the loyalty and industry of the leader's followers.


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